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|Also Known As:||Died:||November 23, 2012|
|Born:||September 21, 1931||Cause of Death:||Cancer|
|Birth Place:||Fort Worth, Texas, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Moved to England to join his mother as cast member of "South Pacific"
Joined U.S. Air Force; directed USO shows
Made Broadway debut in "God and Kate Murphy"
Appeared on daytime drama "The Edge of Night" (ABC, CBS)
Made film debut in "Ensign Pulver"
Starred opposite Barbara Eden as Capt. (later Maj.) Tony Nelson on NBC sitcom "I Dream of Jeannie"
Directed first feature film "Beware the Blob"
Starred as John Ross (J.R.) Ewing, Jr. on long-running CBS primetime soap "Dallas"
Made recurring appearances on "Knots Landing" (CBS) as J.R. Ewing
Cast as Jack Jones in Oliver Stone's biographical drama "Nixon"
Returned to series TV on the short-lived drama "Orleans" (CBS)
Cast in featured role in the Mike Nichols-directed political satire "Primary Colors"
Reprised signature role of J.R. Ewing in the TV-movie "Dallas: War of the Ewings" (CBS)
Narrated the TLC special "Sheer Dallas"
Guest starred on five episodes of "Nip/Tuck" (FX)
Guest starred on ABC's suburban comedy drama series "Desperate Housewives"
Reprised J.R. Ewing role on the TNT reboot of "Dallas" alongside original co-stars Patrick Duffy and Linda Gray
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